words flowing, music rippling, dream making
…thank you for the magic.”
Performance storytelling with ancient myths, traditional fairy tales and poetry creating an atmosphere that is lyrical and dreamy and also powerful and mysterious. Carol has collaborated with different artists over the years to deepen the resonance of story images and to develop multi-layered narratives.
In 2015 She began working with musician and composer Simon McCorry on a piece that traces her grandmother’s journey from the midwest of America to the northwest of England, revealing a stunning legacy of work exploring astronomy in Homer’s epic poems. “Watchers of the Skies” was performed at the 2015 Ledbury Poetry Festival and toured in March 2017 and was seen in Hay on Wye, Cheltenham, and Birmingham. There are plans to tour it again, as a solo performance, in March 2018 and dates will be available in the autumn.
For dates and venues & further information see the website http://www.watchersoftheskies.co.uk